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Transportation Analyst - Four Day Weekend Shift

Date: May 22, 2019

Location: High Point, NC, US, 27265

Company: XPO Logistics

Weekend Shift, Friday - Monday, 9:00am - 8:00pm

 

Logistics done differently.

Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune and one of America’s best employers by Forbes. At XPO, our employees are at the heart of our success. As the Transportation Analyst, your attention to the small details and strong work ethic will ensure our operations continue to run smoothly. On our team, you’ll have the support you need to excel at your job and the resources to build a rewarding career.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Interface with IT, Engineering and Operations teams to design and develop logistics plans
  • Manage domestic and international shipments along with associated documentation, including reporting development and analysis
  • Create, implement and enforce transportation and logistics policies, including managing special projects as needed

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • 3 years of experience in the field of global logistics management
  • Knowledge of all modes of domestic and international transportation, including comparative differences between various modes and the effects of those differences
  • Understanding of Transportation Management Systems (TMS), Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and manifesting software as it relates to logistics applications
  • Thorough knowledge of logistics-related documentation, including Bill of Lading (BOL), standard claims forms, MSDS, commercial invoice, Shipper’s Letter of Instruction (SLI), export filing, etc.
  • Understanding of concepts that affect transportation costs and transit times, including seasonal capacity, air/ocean, transit time requirements, freight handling characteristics, priority/expedited, etc.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Strong time and project management skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize workloads 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience 

Be part of something big.

 

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


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